Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Lord’s Grace at MissionsFest

The Lord’s leading at MissionsFest 2011 at Vancouver was very evident in JoAnn and my small part. Explaining the lead up to the 1:30 pm Friday seminar, Japanese for Jesus would require a longer explanation, but here is an ultra-mini … Continue reading

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Here we come MissionFest!

Tomorrow JoAnn and I head to Vancouver to attend MissionFest 2011, the largest of all the MissionFests. Friday afternoon, Feb. 28, we will facilitate one of the seminars, along with Pastor Tetsuya Fukusaku. The title is Japanese for Jesus. Fukusaku … Continue reading

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Why Do They Come To Church In Japan?

The Lord uses many different means to bring people to Christian meetings in Japan and elsewhere. Flossie Epley, a TEAM missionary, shared some of these in one of her recent blogs.  <http://www.flossieepley.blogspot.com/&gt;.  She shared: Folks come for different reasons–curiosity, searching … Continue reading

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Hospitality Ministry

We often think of hospitality as what we do here, hosting Japanese for Christmas and other special times. Hospitality certainly is a huge step in sharing Jesus with Japanese. Jack and Keiko Marshall will be main speakers for the coming … Continue reading

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Burning Need to Pray for Japan

Two challenges to pray hit me this morning: 1. I am working on the revision of the Operation Japan CD and so am asking people in Japan to help improve the content. Bob V. responded to my request with this: … Continue reading

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Rules of Thumb for Japanese Ministries #11 Check Your Dreams

I know that the Bible has a number of stories where He spoke to people in dreams. I enjoy reading these and seek to learn from them. I often have dreams that are kind of strange. i won’t bother you … Continue reading

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The Power of the Holy Spirit and a Testimony

Minako shared this testimony: One of the students whom I call “Ken” had told me that he has been reading the Bible we gave him for Christmas and that he wanted to ask us a few questions about what he … Continue reading

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And from England

I just posted an update for JCL and their ministry in England. You can see it at <http://www.rjcnetwork.org/?page_id=175&gt;. It talks about some coming meetings, a Manga Bible resource, and then shares about Keiko coming to Jesus in the UK and … Continue reading

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Working Through Operation Japan

Now I am sending out Operation Japan information to different people living in various places in Japan. Ken Reddington who lives in Kochi, Shikoku responded with a number of good points. Here are a few things that he shared: The … Continue reading

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Rules of Thumb for Japanese Ministry #10 Goals

Goals are important. We need to make them, but use them as lighthouses, not concrete paths. Every year with our mission we had to submit a list of goals for the year. I would pray, plan and put down on … Continue reading

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